During the Mikhail Gorbachev years, Platon Makovsky and four buddies of his are university students who jump on the private capitalism movement. Fast-forward 20 years, Platon finds himself the richest man in Russia. But as such, he and his friends are drawn more and more into relations with suspect organizations. They also have to face ever more brutal attempts to subjugate them by the Kremlin. Makovsky attempts to compete with this ever-present political power, by becoming as "creating a Kremlin" himself.
Rating: 6.8
Release year: 2002
Country: Russia
Genre: Drama Criminal
Director: Pavel Lungin
Starring: Vladimir Mashkov, Mariya Mironova, Andrey Krasko
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